Tuesday 28 March 2017
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Tips & Advice

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Flex Fuel Vehicles And Using E85

I am not sure why, but I have had a lot of people ask me recently about flex fuel vehicles, what they are, and if they should use E85,...

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Understanding Destination and Regional Advertising Charges

In this age of dealers having to show prospective buyers the factory invoice to make a sale, people often question two charges that show on...

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Factory MSRP: Don’t Fall Prey To The Ad

In the automobile industry, there are three different groups of advertisers.  In most cases, they are identified as tiers one, two, and...

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Understanding The Differences: Automakers vs. Auto Dealers

All the years I was a Ford dealer, it became clear to me at some point that the perception of consumers was that Ford Motor Company and my...


Understanding Your Car’s Technology

Last week we reported on the new J.D. Power Dependability Study.  One eye-opening item that came out was vehicle technology continues to...

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The High Cost Of No-Haggle Pricing

I can’t help but chuckle to myself when someone tells me he or she bought a vehicle from a place that doesn’t negotiate prices and had...


Turbochargers: Everything You Need To Know

I hear from a lot of listeners who are afraid of turbochargers.  I think it probably goes back 30 years or so when turbos were not nearly...

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Dieselgate: What To Do If You Are Involved

On the Car Pro Radio Show and also in our free weekly newsletter, we have covered extensively the VW diesel scandal, and now are watching...


What You Need to Know about Stop-Start Systems

We had a caller to the radio show last weekend wanting to know if he could purchase a car these days without start/stop technology.  He...

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Stars of the 2017 Detroit Auto Show

We broadcast the Car Pro Show from Cobo Center in Detroit this last weekend, home to the North American International Auto Show, otherwise...